18th > November > 2012 Archive
Author of '80s classic The Hobbit didn't know game was a hit
Every few days, Veronika Megler gets email from a stranger.
The Sinofsky Letters: Defenestrated Windows overlord corresponds
Last year when Windows 8 Developer Preview shipped, a British techie found a few usability problems. Why not take it to top? This correspondence followed.
Bleeding storage firm Overland: OK, we're losers, but so are our rivals
Is Overland toast? Its latest results are dreadful - again - with revenues down and losses up, yet management talks about operating profitability being gained by July 2013. Is it nuts?
DARPA looking for citizen sky-watchers
A reader has alerted The Register to a story that passed us by last week: the launch of a DARPA program recruiting amateur astronomers to help identify and catalogue space junk.
Bah humbug! Google cancels Christmas
The People app in Android 4.2 has forgotten that the month of December exists.